Business Books: Management in the land of the dragon


By Alan Wheatley, China Economics Editor BEIJING, March 20 (Reuters) - "Per Ardua ad Astra" -- "Through Struggle to the Stars" -- is the motto of Britain's Royal Air Force, but it could have been coined for Jack Perkowski's car-parts company. In "Managing the Dragon: How I'm Building a Billion-Dollar Business in China" (Crown Business, $27.50), Perkowski recounts his many setbacks as he developed his firm, ASIMCO Technologies, into a major player in China's cut-throat automotive ...

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